Poirier was scheduled to face Rani Yahya who was fresh off a win over former WEC featherweight champion Mike Brown, but Yahya was forced off the card with an injury. Chris Weidman wants to ‘humble’ Khamzat Chimaev. UFC Fight Night 180 ‘Ortega vs. Korean Zombie’ Play-by-Play,... Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino Notches First Submission Win in Bellator... Hiroki Akimoto Edges Zhang Chenglong at One: Reign of Dynasties 2. Men’s P4P - Poirier is up two to ten.

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Yet, Poirier came out early establishing his striking superiority. Women’s P4P - Cynthia Calvillo is up one to 13, dropping Julianna Pena to 14. Diego Ferreira is up two to eight.

Who will headline UFC 256 with Usman vs. Burns off? Poirier consistently stuffed Grispi’s takedowns, earning himself a unanimous decision victory. MMA pound-for-pound rankings: Is there room at the top for Israel Adesanya. Tony Ferguson is fighting for the fight between himself and Dustin Poirier to be made by asking the UFC to pay Poirier more money.

Win | Zachary Micklewright | Tko | Rd 1 | WEC | 11/11/2010 Blaydes can do is keep on winning. Sure.

To learn more or opt-out, read our Cookie Policy. While the rest of the card was light on relevance, there was a fair amount of movement in most divisions this week. Support Fightmatrix.com and reach thousands of MMA fans by advertising with us! Win | Aaron Suarez | KO | Rd 1 | | 05/16/2009. Win | Nate Jolly | Sub | Rd 2 | | 06/26/2009 By: Tristen CritchfieldVisa issues have forced Kyle Nelson https://www.espn.com/mma/fighter/_/id/2506549/dustin-poirier Charles Oliveira is up one spot to six, dropping Paul Felder to seven.

New, 101 comments. Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman took to Twitter to try and get a fight against fast-rising contender, Khamzat Chimaev. Pro Record: 26-6-0. Age: 31. Featherweight - Zabit Magomedsharipov rises one spot to two, pushing Brian Ortega down to three. Islam Makhachev is up two to 11. Win | Derek Gauthier | KO | Rd 1 | | 06/18/2010 Win | Jason Young | Dec | Rd 3 | UFC | 06/11/2011 Now, though, McGregor says he has accepted a UFC offer for the fight -- … Heavyweight - Augusto Sakai and Walt Harris flip-flopped the nine and ten spots. 0 of 5. At lightweight, Poirier moves from No. monitoring_string = "5eb5a0f65cbe346d74f978e14db1b00d"

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Neil Magny moves from 15 to a tie for 14 with Anthony Pettis. Poirier was making his featherweight debut in what ultimately seemed to be a tune-up fight for Grispi. Win | Daniel Watts | KO | Rd 1 | | 10/31/2009 Dustin Poirier thinks there might be more than meets the eye when it comes to Conor McGregor’s interest in a rematch. Quarterly Generated Historical RankingsRating bar represents the fighter's standing relative to the top of the division at the time. Please also read our Privacy Notice and Terms of Use, which became effective December 20, 2019. Patricky Freire issues statement on Bellator 249 removal: 'I really wanted to fight', Dana White: UFC champ Israel Adesanya has 'a lot of options' – and Jon Jones is one of them. Conor McGregor rips UFC rankings with Dustin Poirier sitting ahead of him at lightweight .

Overall Record: 12-2 Bellator 249 was headlined by a vintage performance from Cris Dustin Poirier's profile at Tapology.

UFC fighter rankings: Dustin Poirier cracks pound-for-pound top ten New, 6 comments Dustin Poirier’s big win last weekend moved him into some elite company on the P4P list. Team: American Top Team Poirier is on the cusp of a title shot heading into 2012. Does Khamzat Chimaev finally have an opponent? Thanks for signing up. In stepped English newcomer Jason Young. Ht: 5’9 – Wt: 145 – Age: 23 John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 2 will be at welterweight. Dustin Poirier has quickly risen through the ranks of the featherweight division at just 22 years of age.
By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. Erosa will step in and face Sean Lightweight - Lots going on here. Pro Debut Date: 2009-05-16. UFC on ESPN+ 38 predictions: Is it Brian Ortega or 'Korean Zombie' on Fight Island? With the win Poirier instantly cast himself as one of the top contenders in the division. These ranking sets have been generated by a recent version of the software, Longest Undefeated Streak (Active Fighters), Longest Undefeated Streak (Retired Fighters), Fight Matrix Program – UFC Fight Night: Ortega vs. Korean Zombie (2020-10-17), Fight Matrix Program – Bellator 249: Cyborg vs. Blencowe (2020-10-15), Current MMA Rankings Updated (10-11-2020). Poirier is well-rounded, but he doesn’t really stand out in any one certain area. Daniel Straus Ht: 5’8 – Wt: 145 – Age: 28 Born: Ohio, USA Fights out of: Cincinnati, OH, USA Team: Team Vision Overall Record: 21-4 Promotion: Bellator 2012 Forecast:... Bart Palaszewski | “Bartimus” Ht: 5’9 – Wt: 145 – Age: 29 Born: Warsaw, Poland Fights out of: Wonder Lake, IL, USA Team: Team Curran Overall Record: 36-16 UFC... Mike Brown Ht: 5’6 – Wt: 145 – Age: 37 Born: Maine, USA Fights out of: Coconut Creek, FL, USA Team: American Top Team Overall Record: 26-8 UFC Record:... Manny Gamburyan | “The Anvil” Ht: 5’5 – Wt: 145 – Age: 31 Born: Gyumri, Armenia Fights out of: North Hollywood, CA, USA Team: Hayastan MMA Overall Record: 12-7... UFC Fight Night: Moraes vs. Sandhagen – Post-Fight Rankings, UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Aldana – Post-Fight Rankings, UFC 253: Adesanya vs. Costa – Post-Fight Rankings. Light Heavyweight - Misha Cirkunov moves up one spot to 11. Poirier ultimately prevailed thanks to his wrestling, earning himself another unanimous decision victory. That drops Johnny Walker (a guy that beat Cirkunov inside a minute) below him down to 12. Fights out of: Lafayette, LA, USA Cowboy Cerrone drops two to 13. Helwani: It's never easy with Conor McGregor and the UFC, but end result is always worth it, McGregor says he will fight Poirier on Jan. 23, McGregor offered Poirier fight, only on Jan. 23, Poirier believes he's next for McGregor in UFC, UFC real or not: Dustin Poirier is the right opponent for Conor McGregor's return, Conor McGregor's UFC journey: Historic success, controversy, retirements, Conor willing to fight Poirier, but must be in '20. Dustin Poirier official Sherdog mixed martial arts stats, photos, videos, breaking news, and more for the Lightweight fighter from United States. UFC Record: 4-1. The Win-Loss-Draw record for the fighter in the "Big Leagues". Dustin Poirier returned to the win column this past weekend and made big moves in the rankings as a result. Ranking the 5 Best Options for the UFC 256 Main Event. A fighter's rank (US) state is assigned based on the state that the fighter most frequently fought in professionally, within the past three years. Win | Ronnie Lis | Sub | Rd 1 | | 11/13/2009 2012 Forecast: Poirier once again proved his top contender status, choking out Garza in the 2nd round. Check out the Bloody Elbow staff’s picks and predictions for Saturday’s UFC FIGHT ISLAND 6: ‘ORTEGA VS KOREAN ZOMBIE card.